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The Resource A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin

A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin

Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return
Title
A game for swallows
Title remainder
to die, to leave, to return
Statement of responsibility
story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Living in the midst of civil war in Beirut, Lebanon, Zeina and her brother face an evening of apprehension when their parents do not return from a visit to the other side of the city
Member of
Awards note
  • Batchelder Honor Book.
  • Notable Books for a Global Society Award, 2013.
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1981-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abirached, Zeina
Dewey number
741.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 680
  • GN680L
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gauvin, Edward
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abirached, Zeina
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Civil war
  • Christians
  • Muslims
  • Families
  • Lebanon
  • Beirut (Lebanon)
Target audience
juvenile
Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translation of Le jeau des hirondelles
  • "Map p. 8 ©Laura Westlund/Independent Picture Service."
  • "Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9781575059419
Lccn
2011038914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn754908714
  • 591622
  • (OCoLC)754908714
Label
A game for swallows : to die, to leave, to return, story and art by Zeina Abirached ; translation by Edward Gauvin
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Translation of Le jeau des hirondelles
  • "Map p. 8 ©Laura Westlund/Independent Picture Service."
  • "Manufactured in the United States of America"--Title page verso
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
187 pages
Isbn
9781575059419
Lccn
2011038914
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • ocn754908714
  • 591622
  • (OCoLC)754908714
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